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The Resource A matter of life and death, directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (Blu-ray videorecording)

A matter of life and death, directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (Blu-ray videorecording)

Label
A matter of life and death
Title
A matter of life and death
Statement of responsibility
directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After miraculously surviving a jump from his burning plane, RAF pilot Peter Carter encounters the American radio operator to whom he has just delivered his dying wishes and, face-to-face on a tranquil English beach, the pair fall in love. When a messenger from the afterlife arrives to correct the clerical error that spared his life, Peter must mount a fierce defense for his right to stay on earth
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Jack Cardiff
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Kim Hunter, David Niven
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1990
  • 1902-1988
  • 1922-2002
  • 1910-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Powell, Michael
  • Pressburger, Emeric
  • Hunter, Kim
  • Niven, David
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Near-death experiences
Technique
live action
Label
A matter of life and death, directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (Blu-ray videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781681434834
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515218511
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2926BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray, region A; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
A matter of life and death, directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (Blu-ray videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781681434834
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515218511
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2926BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray, region A; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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